Beyond BVO (Brominated Vegetable Oil) In Food Products

Beyond BVO (Brominated Vegetable Oil) In Food Products

This is a guest blog post by Melanie Warner Now that Pepsi has removed brominated vegetable oil from Gatorade, it’s worth asking: Why was it there in the first place? Here was an ingredient that raised red flags back in … Continue reading

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Gatorade to Remove Controversial Ingredient. Still Overmarketed, Unnecessary

Gatorade to Remove Controversial Ingredient. Still Overmarketed, Unnecessary

A first small step in a good direction? Gatorade is planning to remove a controversial ingredient, Brominated Vegetable Oil, from its beverages this year. Parent company PepsiCo says the change was in the works for the last year. But it … Continue reading

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